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Table 2 Average GC content and the variance among alignments exceeding 40 bp for each species and each functional category. Variance is standardized to the variance observed in the human sequence.

From: Pigs in sequence space: A 0.66X coverage pig genome survey based on shotgun sequencing

  Mean GC content Variance GC content
Type of sequence Human Mouse Pig Human Mouse Pig
Intron 0.390 0.413 0.407 1 0.82 1.02
Coding 0.487 0.500 0.496 1 0.69 1.01
3' UTR 0.404 0.426 0.418 1 0.77 1.03
5' UTR 0.595 0.593 0.592 1 0.81 0.92
Intergenic 0.384 0.399 0.396 1 0.91 1.01